Colonial Behavioral Health - Merrimac Trail

Drug Rehab Center in Williamsburg, Virginia

Facility Summary

Basic information about this treatment center.

Colonial Behavioral Health - Merrimac Trail based in Williamsburg, VA, offers comprehensive treatment — where compassion comes together with proven treatments and continuous improvement during a variety of individualized treatment methods. Colonial Behavioral Health - Merrimac Trail offers treatment options that are fully covered by most private insurance plans.

Comprehensive substance abuse and addiction treatment programs in Williamsburg, VA help you or a loved one return to a healthy, productive life.

Genders
  • Male
  • Female
  • Gender Exclusive Center
  • Ages
  • Children
  • Teenagers
  • Adults
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
  • Groups
  • Additional
  • LGBTQ+ Allied
  • Hearing Impaired
  • Veteran Specific
  • Hearing-Impaired
  • License + Accreditation

    Conditions and Issues Treated

    A detailed list of the primary issues commonly treated.

    Dual Diagnosis, Mental Health, Opiod Addiction, Substance Abuse

    Drug Rehabilitation

    Getting sober on your own is not only dangerous during the initial detox, it is also more likely to result in a relapse later on. Addiction treatment centers provide a monitored environment where you will get the medical attention you need, as well as the emotional support to overcome drug or alcohol abuse.

    Substance Abuse + Addiction Treatment

    The inappropriate use of any drug in Williamsburg, VA is substance abuse. This involves alcohol, medications, and illicit drugs. With a combination of physical and psychiatric therapies, drug addiction is successfully treated at Colonial Behavioral Health - Merrimac Trail. After Detox is complete, individuals follow-up with treatments treating the root cause of the addiction.

    Opioid + Opiate Addiction Treatment

    Opioid addiction is known as a high-risk factor for future heroin addiction. Opioid withdrawal can be extremely uncomfortable and lead the user to continue to use. It is recommended to receive inpatient treatment and a medically supervised detox, Colonial Behavioral Health - Merrimac Trail in Williamsburg, VA offers treatment for opioids.

    Levels of Care Offered

    Colonial Behavioral Health - Merrimac Trail offers a variety of treatment.

    This center offers a variety of custom treatment tailored to individual recovery. Currently available are Aftercare Support, Drug Rehab, Dual-Diagnosis, Intensive Outpatient, Outpatient, with additional therapies available as listed below.

    Intensive Outpatient (IOP)

    Intensive outpatient programs (IOP) comprise regular visits to the Virginia facility that provides the therapy. IOP is suitable for patients who have been treated in residential treatment programs. Colonial Behavioral Health - Merrimac Trail‘s patients gradually get back to their routine life.

    Aftercare Support

    Treatment is just the first step to maintaining sobriety. After treatment, aftercare support at Colonial Behavioral Health - Merrimac Trail helps the individual adjust to a life without substances. This support may involve a sober living home in or near Williamsburg, VA, career counseling, or educational assistance. This is when a relapse prevention plan begins to take shape.

    Dual-Diagnosis

    A dual diagnosis is when someone deals with both alcohol and mental or emotional disorder. Emotional trauma, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, depression can be part of dual diagnosis therapy. It must happen simultaneously to get care for these conditions to handle any of them effectively.

    Outpatient Program

    In outpatient programs at Colonial Behavioral Health - Merrimac Trail, the Williamsburg resident can live with their family while continuing with their job or studies. Treatment includes educating the patient on drug abuse, medications, and counseling sessions at the individual or group level.

    Therapies & Programs

    The methods used to care for each individual at Colonial Behavioral Health - Merrimac Trail.

    12-Step Facilitation, Aftercare/continuing care, Anger Management, Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Couples Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Discharge Planning, Employment Counseling or Training, Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Health education services other than HIV/AIDS or hepatitis, Hepatitis education, counseling, or support, HIV or AIDS education, counseling, or support, Individual Therapy, Intervention, Naloxone and overdose education, Substance Use Counseling, Trauma Therapy

    12-Step Program Facilitation

    A 12-Step Program is a common method that is used to treat addiction. This format is used for both drug and alcohol treatment. It is extremely popular and successful for large numbers of people and the staff at Colonial Behavioral Health - Merrimac Trail are trained to assist in 12-step management.

    Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

    Cognitive behavioral therapy, or CBT, focuses on the connection between how someone feels, acts, and thinks. It shows someone how to accept responsibility for their behaviors and actions, while also strengthening a person’s awareness of the circumstances they put themselves into. It can give people attending Colonial Behavioral Health - Merrimac Trail in Williamsburg, VA the strength to realize they were self-destructing, allowing them to finally reach out and get the help they need.

    Individual Therapy

    Individual therapy involves one on one sessions between the patient and the therapist at Colonial Behavioral Health - Merrimac Trail. Individual therapy provides patients with a safe environment where they can openly discuss their problems with the therapist. The patients find the therapist as a person who they can trust. It helps them to open up and discuss personal and sensitive issues, which they may not be comfortable discussing in a group setting.

    Individual therapy aims to identify the core issues that would have led the patient to substance abuse and address the root cause effectively. The therapist can develop patient-specific customized solutions through individual therapy, which aids speedier recovery.

    Couples Therapy

    Addiction and alcoholism always harm an addict’s relationships with others and none more than relationships with a spouse or partner. Couples therapy is an essential part of restoring trust and good communication to intimate relationships harmed by addiction. Couples therapy by Colonial Behavioral Health - Merrimac Trail helps repair the damage done to these important relationships.

    Family Counseling + Therapy

    Recovery can be more effective if the entire family’s involved. Family therapy hosted by Colonial Behavioral Health - Merrimac Trail brings in the addict’s family to explore genetic factors. It gives loved ones the tools for dealing with addiction and its underlying mental issues. It is a recommended step in helping addicts adapt to sober living.

    Group Counseling

    Group therapy is an important tool in recovery at Colonial Behavioral Health - Merrimac Trail. Addiction tends to lead to isolation and feelings of uniqueness. Accountability and friendship that is found in group therapy can be more effective than any single other treatment approach.

    Trauma Therapy

    Trauma is one of the most common causes of psychological disorders. It’s often found in people with addiction diagnoses. Trauma therapy addresses this by examining the emotions and thoughts people have formed due to past traumas. Traumas are complex but trauma therapy can reduce their ability to contribute to addictive behaviors.

    Patient Experience

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    Payment Options Accepted

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  • Health Insurance
  • Self-Pay / Cash
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Military Insurance
  • IHS/Tribunal/Urban
  • State-Financed
  • Sliding Scale
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    Additional Details

    Specifics, location, and helpful extra information.
    Address Information
    1657 Merrimac Trl
    Williamsburg, Virginia 23185
    Phone Number
    757-220-3200
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    Location
    Colonial Behavioral Health - Merrimac Trail Location and Directions

    1657 Merrimac Trl
    Williamsburg, Virginia 23185

    Center Type

    Dual Diagnosis, Mental Health, Opiod Addiction, Substance Abuse

    Ownership
    Non-Profit
    Language
    English
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